DIY NAS Part 1: Share a folder. SIW Rocks. DIRECTV vs. BestBuy...
What's new in Episode 143
• DIY NAS Part 1: The easiest way to build your own 'network attached storage is all about all about sharing folders!
• This Old Dell PowerEdge: Your ideas for recycling an older server.
• System Information for Windows: One nifty tool for inventorying -everything- on your Windows box.
• "Which is best and which is going to win out. HD or Blu-ray?" Tough question, Harold.
• "You mentioned compact florescent light bulbs in a recent episode you can check out places to recycle them at Lamprecycle.org. Thanks Alex!
• "You can catch curling on TSN.ca broadband" says Andrew, Andrew, Andrew, Bryan, Gilles, Kaitin, Paul, Scott, Sean... now all we have to do is figure out how to spoof a Canadian IP address so TSN won't refuse to roll the video for us. Stupid licensing agreements... we can watch the Hockey stuff, why not Curling!
• DIRECTV vs. BestBuy... or how Patrick wasted a couple hours this week.
• FlightAware = a spiffy visual way to track one flight... or all of them.
• BitTorrent Launches "Entertainment Network"
• Virgin Galactic to Share NASA Plans
• Microsoft Archive Up on BitTorrent
• Vonage Reassures Customers
• Japanese to Pay McDonalds By Phone